Noisy Wheels of Joy

Noisy Wheels of Joy

Series: Eric Whitacre Concert Band Score & Parts Composer: Eric Whitacre

Level: 4

Conceived as a raucous 'opera buffo' style overture, this new work from composer Eric Whitacre is the perfect way to start any concert. The beautiful theme and brilliant orchestration build to an exciting and breathtaking finale. “Noisy Wheels of Joy” was commissioned by the Band Composers Masterworks Consortium and premiered at the 2001 ABA convention by the UNLV Wind Symphony.

Instrumentation Number of Parts Pages Per Part
CONDUCTOR SCORE (FULL SCORE) 1 16
PICCOLO 1 2
FLUTE 1 4 3
FLUTE 2 4 3
OBOE/ENGLISH HORN 2 2
BASSOON 2 2
EB CLARINET 1 2
BB CLARINET 1 4 3
BB CLARINET 2 4 3
BB CLARINET 3 4 3
BB BASS CLARINET 2 2
SOPRANO SAX 1 2
EB ALTO SAXOPHONE 4 2
BB TENOR SAXOPHONE 2 2
EB BARITONE SAXOPHONE 1 2
BB TRUMPET 1 4 2
BB TRUMPET 2 4 2
F HORN 1 & 2 2 2
F HORN 3 & 4 2 2
TROMBONE 1 2 2
TROMBONE 2 2 2
BASS TROMBONE 2 2
BARITONE 2 2
TUBA 4 2
HARP 1 2
PIANO/CELESTE 1 4
TIMPANI 1 1
MALLETS 2 2
PERCUSSION 1 2 1
PERCUSSION 2 2 2

$125.00 (US) Inventory #HL 04001966 UPC: 073999193787 Width: 10.5" Length: 14.0"

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